Speech Prosody 2008

Campinas, Brazil
May 6-9, 2008

Phonetic Pitch Movements of Accentual Phrases in Korean Read Speech

Hyongsil Cho, Stéphane Rauzy

Laboratoire Parole et Langage, CNRS, University of Provence, France

The minor prosodic unit in Korean language, generally called an Accentual Phrase, is usually defined by its syntactic or phonological characteristics. This article looks at the correlation between phonetic pitch movements and accentual phrase boundaries using a technique of pattern extraction and prediction by a probabilistic grammar.

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Bibliographic reference.  Cho, Hyongsil / Rauzy, Stéphane (2008): "Phonetic pitch movements of accentual phrases in Korean read speech", In SP-2008, 123-126.